03/01/2012

Gartmore helps to lift Henderson profits ‎

“There is still a lot of nervousness out there... The ability of world growth to get underway is being hampered by the dithering in the Eurozone but the US is starting to develop an improved outlook.

03/01/2012

Man Group Assets Rise in First Two Months‎

Man Group Thursday said funds under management had increased slightly in the first two months of 2012 to $59.5 billion, and it had seen an improvement in investor sentiment since the end of last year.

03/01/2012

Morningstar crowns best funds of 2011

The Morningstar UK Fund Awards 2012 recognise retail funds and fund houses that added the most value for investors within the context of their relevant peer group in 2011 and over the longer term.

02/29/2012

Hedge fund assets may hit $2.1 trillion in 2012: survey

The survey, which covered more than 600 institutional investors representing $1.04 trillion of hedge fund assets, found that investors expect their hedge fund portfolios to return 8.6 percent in 2012, down from 11 percent last year.

02/29/2012

Baillie Gifford appoints Kii Hub for KIID solution

Asset managers already using the Kii Hub solution include Aberdeen Asset Management, Jupiter Investment Management Group, Ignis Asset Management, Martin Currie Investment Management and Neptune Investment Management.

02/26/2012

The evolution of the intelligent ETF

It’s becoming a well-worn debate, with commentators on each side of the active versus passive argument having to contend with a number of curveballs lately.

02/26/2012

Insider ‘blows lid off’ the hedge fund world

Simon Lack’s new book, The Hedge Fund Miracle, claims to “blow the lid off” the secret world of hedge funds, where little or no regulation, excessive fees and a crowded industry have left investors with poor returns.

02/23/2012

EU governments back new rules on short selling, CDS

The new legislation "introduces common EU transparency requirements and harmonizes the powers that regulators may use in exceptional situations where there is a serious threat to financial stability," the Council of the EU, where representative